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For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-11-27/Shanghai-firefighter-looks-after-elderly-residents-for-15-years-VL4ETK0wes/index.html A firefighter in Shanghai’s Chongming District has supported 10 poverty-stricken families and looked after 13 elderly residents for 15 years. Lu Kexiao, a firefighting squad leader, spends some of his free time visiting those senior residents living on three islands in the district, including a 90-year-old lady in Dongbin Village of Hengsha Township. Lu has been looking after her for nine years, providing her with 500 yuan (about $76) a month, as well as food and occasional house cleaning.CGTN YouTube Channel
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